Back-to-school health inspections are now underway in San Francisco and, with the health department’s blessing, some schools plan to bring back younger students soon. Joe Vazquez reports. (9-17-20)
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Health Inspectors Evaluate San Francisco Schools in Advance of ReopeningBack-to-school health inspections are now underway in San Francisco and, with the health department’s blessing, some schools plan to bring back younger students soon. Joe Vazquez reports. (9-17-20)
Bay Area Teachers Unions, Districts Wrangle Over Classroom ReopeningMore elementary schools in Bay Area counties are starting to reopen with waivers but school districts within those counties and teachers' unions have to reach agreements before kids come back to the classrooms. Kenny Choi reports. (9-17-20)
San Francisco Readies Schools for Gradual ReopeningSan Francisco has the green light to start bringing kids back into the classroom. In-person classes will ramp up beginning Monday for a small group of students. For the rest of the public , it's a waiting game. Kiet Do reports. (9-10-20)
15 Marin Schools Reopen After Waivers Get ApprovedMore than a dozen Marin County welcomed back students on Tuesday. John Ramos reports on the first day of school.
Students And Parents Rally To Reopen Mountain View Schools For In-Person ClassesMaria Medina reports on group organizing rally to protest closure of schools due to coronavirus pandemic (9-8-2020)
15 Marin County Schools Set to ReopenThe majority of schools set to reopen early next week are private but there are some public schools on the list. Kenny Choi reports from Tiburon. (9-4-20)
South Bay Schools Get Green Light To Restart In-Person LearningIt's back to the classroom for dozens of students in South Bay. Maria Medina tells us how their schools were able to ditch distance learning.
Hundreds Of SFUSD School Bus Drivers Laid Off As Of Aug. 31As San Francisco students embark on distance leaning this Fall, hundreds of school bus drivers learned they are out of a job. Joe Vazquez filed an exclusive report.
San Francisco Starts School Year With Online-Only ClassesSan Francisco became the latest Bay Area city to restart school with remote learning and a lot of parents are far from satisfied with the quality of virtual classrooms. Devin Fehely reports. (8-17-20)
Digital Divide Among Many Challenges Reopening South Bay Schools FaceA spokesperson for the San Jose Unified School District says the first few days of class this week have revealed just how wide the digital divide truly is. Devin Fehely reports. (8-14-20)
Marin Parents Push for In-Person ClassesLots of kids started school virtually this week but a vocal group of Marin County parents are pushing for a safe return to in-person learning. Andrea Nakano reports from San Rafael. (8-13-20)
Marin County Starts State Waiver Process For In-Class InstructionsMarin County will start accepting waivers from elementary schools in an effort to allow in-person learning and a group of vocal parents is pushing for classroom instruction to begin. Kenny Choi reports from Tiburon. (8-13-20)
Oakland Unified Announces Deal With Teachers For Fall Distance LearningOakland Unified School District announced it has reached an agreement with teachers and staff. Andrea Nakana reports on the details of the tentative deal.
First Day Of Fall Distance Learning At San Jose Schools Very Different From SpringThe first day of school at San Jose schools is very different from the distance learning students experienced last Spring. Kenny Choi tells us most teachers chose the option to teach from their classrooms.
Bay Area Health Cllub Turns Empty Gym Space Into Learning Pods For Kids Distance LearningONE HEALTH CLUB IS TURNING SPACES FOR EXERSIZE MACHINES AND WORKOUT CLASSES - INTO LEARNING SPACES. KPIX 5'S JULIETTE GOODRICH SHOWS US HOW BAY CLUB - IS TRYING TO MAKE DISTANCE LEARNING EASIER ACROSS THE BAY ONE HEALTH CLUB IS TURNING SPACES FOR EXERSIZE MACHINES AND WORKOUT CLASSES - INTO LEARNING SPACES. KPIX 5'S JULIETTE GOODRICH SHOWS US HOW BAY CLUB - IS TRYING TO MAKE DISTANCE LEARNING EASIER ACROSS THE BAY AREA. ONE HEALTH CLUB IS TURNING SPACES FOR EXERSIZE MACHINES AND WORKOUT CLASSES - INTO LEARNING SPACES. KPIX 5'S JULIETTE GOODRICH SHOWS US HOW BAY CLUB - IS TRYING TO MAKE DISTANCE LEARNING EASIER ACROSS THE BAY AREA. .ONE HEALTH CLUB IS TURNING SPACES FOR EXERSIZE MACHINES AND WORKOUT CLASSES - INTO LEARNING SPACES. KPIX 5'S JULIETTE GOODRICH SHOWS US HOW BAY CLUB - IS TRYING TO MAKE DISTANCE LEARNING EASIER ACROSS THE BAY An East Bay health club has turned spaces for exercise machines and workout classes into learning pods for kids. Juliette Goodrich shows us how The Bay Club is helping distance learners and parents. .
SJ Teachers, District Reach Deal On Eve Of First Day Of SchoolSchool starts Wednesday in San Jose. Devin Fehely reports on a last minute change for teachers.
Some Teachers Balk as San Jose Schools Prepare to Reopen Classrooms WednesdaySchool starts Wednesday for the San Jose Unified School District when hundreds of teachers will be ordered back to their classrooms but some teachers say they intend to teach from home. Maria Medina reports. (8-10-20)
Chaos Commonplace on Day One of New School Year in OaklandOn a first day of school unlike any other, one teacher told KPIX 5's Juliette Goodrich, "I say be patient. It’s all new to all of us.” (8-10-20)
Teachers Help Students Adjust to Longterm Remote LearningKPIX 5's Emily Turner wanted to know: what's it like for teachers, teaching from home? (8-10-20)
Flu Shots Will Be Required at All UC Campuses by NovemberAll UC students and workers will be required to get a flu shot this fall following an executive order from UC president Janet Napolitano issued Friday. Da Lin reports. (8-9-20)
OAKLAND ONLINE LEARNING: With less than 24 hours before remote classes begin, Oakland still has no long-term planWith less than 24 hours before remote classes begin, Oakland still has no long-term plan
Oakland Teachers, District Wrangle With School Year Set to Start MondayThe first day of school is three days away and the Oakland Unified School District and teachers' union are still at odds over how classes will be conducted come Monday. Andrea Nakano reports. (8-7-20)
Oakland School Year Set to Begin With Distance LearningOfficials with the Oakland Unified School District Friday said students will be learning from home for the foreseeable future as the new school year begins Monday. Kenny Choi reports. (8-7-20)
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